Group of Merino Sheep

after 1879
Noah Wesley Wineland (American, 1842–about 1920)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1287, fig. 333 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 39.8 x 57.9 cm (15 11/16 x 22 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.744

Medium or Technique

Black and colored chalk, and black ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Folk art- various. Ram, ewe and lamb in foreground of rolling pasture with stream and scattered trees.

Inscription

On stone right in pen: Drawn with pencil/ by N.W. Wineland, / Centerburg,/ Ohio

Markings

Watermark: J. Whatman, 1879

Provenance

1956, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 11, 1956)

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875